Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill, 1815

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiAcipenseriformesAcipenseridaeAcipenser

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Full Name

Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill, 1815

Common names

  • American Atlantic sturgeon eng
  • Atlantic sturgeon eng
  • Common sea sturgeon eng
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Synonyms

Taxonomic status

accepted species

Published in

Mitchill, S. L. 1815. The fishes of New York described and arranged. Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New York 1: 355-492, pls. 1-6.

Living period

5.333 to 3.6 Ma

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Freshwater, Nektobenthic, Marine, Freshwater, Brackish

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Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

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Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Acipenseriformes
family
Acipenseridae
genus
Acipenser
species
Acipenser oxyrinchus
 
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Bibliography

Baillie, J. and B. Groombridge (eds.) (1996) 1996 IUCN red list of threatened animals.: IUCN, Gland, Switzerland. 378 p.

Carl, H. (2003) Danish fish names.: Zoological Museum of Copenhagen. Unpublished.

Collette, B.B., and G. Klein-MacPhee (eds.). 2002. Bigelow and Schroeder's Fishes of the Gulf of Maine, 3rd edition. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington and London. 748 p.

Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

Eschmeyer, W. N.; Fricke, R.; van der Laan, R. (eds). (2017). Catalog of Fishes: Genera, Species, References. Electronic version.

Eschmeyer, W.N. (1996) PISCES.: The information in FishBase was derived by comparing FishBase with a preliminary version 2.0 of Eschmeyer's PISCES database, published on the Internet in November 1996, URL:gopher://gopher.calacademy.org:640/7.

FAO-FIES (2015) Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS) species list.: Retrieved from http://www.fao.org/fishery/collection/asfis/en, [accessed 13/04/2015].

Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication.

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Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (119749395) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on Feb 14, 2017.